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Enrique Laud

Tortugas Marinas del Golfo de California

A project of IPN-CIIDIR Sinaloa.

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Species: Leatherback
Life Stage: Adult
Gender: Male
Release Date: 2017-02-17 01:50:00
Release Location: Las Glorias
Last Location: 2017-06-25 20:17:08



Enrique Laúd es un macho de tortuga marina de la especie Dermochelys coriacea, fue capturado de manera incidental en una red de pesca en la costa de norte de Sinaloa. Los pescadores la reportaron y lo entregaron de buena fe al Programa de Vida Silvestre del IPN-CIIDIR Sinaloa para rehabilitación, debido a que presentaba una serie de lesiones y un prolapso del órgano reproductor. Recibió atención y tratamiento inmediato y puesto en observación durante una semana, ante la pronta recuperación, fue liberado de inmediato al medio natural no sin antes haberle colocado un transmisor satelital para conocer sus movimientos migratorios y conocer mas sobre estas increíbles tortugas en el Golfo de California.


Enrique Laúd is a sea turtle male of the species Dermochelys coriacea, was incidentally captured in a fishing net on the north coast of Sinaloa. The fishermen reported it and delivered it in good faith to the IPN-CIIDIR Sinaloa Wildlife Program for rehabilitation, because it presented a series of lesions and a reproductive organ prolapse. Received immediate attention and treatment and put on observation for a week, before the early recovery, was released immediately to the natural environment not before having placed a satellite transmitter to know their migratory movements and to know more about these incredible turtles in the Gulf of California .

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